(Lunch Lecture) Accessing U.S. Evidence in Foreign Lawsuits

january 2022

tue25jan12:45 pm1:45 pm(Lunch Lecture) Accessing U.S. Evidence in Foreign Lawsuits Event Organized By: Center for International Law

Event Details

To obtain financial records, witness statements, and corporate information located in the United States, parties in foreign lawsuits may, under 28 U.S.C. §1782, access the broad discovery tools normally available only to U.S. litigants by making an application to the district court where the discovery is to be found. In this lecture, the speakers will discuss how to gain access to U.S. discovery under 28 U.S.C. §1782, how U.S. counsel can help submit a successful application, and how best to handle possible challenges from respondents and discovery targets.

DATE
Tuesday, January 25, 2022

TIME
12:45 p.m.–1:45 p.m. EST

LOCATION
Webinar
Information on how to access the webinar will be provided via email closer to the webinar date.

CLE
1 free credit in Professional Development (NY transitional and nontransitional)

CO-SPONSOR
French American Bar Association USA

RSVP
www.nyls.edu/CILrsvp

SPEAKERS
(Moderator) Pierre Ciric, Founding Partner, Ciric Law Firm, PLLC
Victor P. Muskin, Principal, Muskin Law Offices
Thomas Vandenabeele, Partner, Kellner Herlihy Getty & Friedman LLP

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